Thursday, April 22, 2010

Signal engineering veteran joins RailPros

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Joe Zerzan has joined  RailPros as a senior signal manager. Zerzan has 33 years of railroad signaling experience, including 17 years with Southern Pacific Railroad and broad experience as a consulting engineer. He was responsible for signal design system wide for Southern Pacific and has directed numerous design and construction  projects for commuter, freight and transit clients.

Zerzan is a member of AREMA committees 36, 37, and 39 and participated in the Federal Railroad Administration's Railroad Safety Advisory Committee (RSAC) working groups on the development of the positive train control (PTC) regulations in subparts H and I of 49 CFR Part 236. He is currently located in Los Angeles, where he is the lead technical advisor for the Metrolink PTC project.